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The Resource Enterprising Minnesotans : 150 years of business pioneers, Stephen George ; foreword by Marilyn Carlson Nelson

Enterprising Minnesotans : 150 years of business pioneers, Stephen George ; foreword by Marilyn Carlson Nelson

Label
Enterprising Minnesotans : 150 years of business pioneers
Title
Enterprising Minnesotans
Title remainder
150 years of business pioneers
Statement of responsibility
Stephen George ; foreword by Marilyn Carlson Nelson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Enterprising Minnesotans we read stories of the men and women throughout Minnesotas history who have created exceptional businesses from 1849 to the present, including Cargill, the Mayo Clinic, Andersen Windows, Ecolab, Schwans, and Leeann Chin, Inc. Through fascinating stories, Enterprising Minnesotans honors the creativity, tenacity, and boldness that enabled these men and women to transform their dreams into success
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
MERUC
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1948-
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George, Stephen
Dewey number
338.09776/092/2
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC102.5.A2
LC item number
G46 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Center for Entrepreneurial Studies (Carlson School of Management)
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  • Businesspeople
  • Businesspeople
  • Industries
  • Industries
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Minnesota
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Businesspeople
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Industries
  • Minnesota
  • United States
Label
Enterprising Minnesotans : 150 years of business pioneers, Stephen George ; foreword by Marilyn Carlson Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in cooperation with the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies at the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • John Quincy Adam, Appeal
  • Alexander Wilkin, St. Paul Mutual Insurance Company
  • Alexander Hartman, Duluth Electric Company
  • [pt. 2].
  • Betting on the future (1865-1890)
  • Frederick Weyerhaeuser, Weyerhaeuser Company
  • Cadwallader Washburn, Washburn-Crosby Company
  • Charles Pillsbury, C.A. Pillsbury and Company
  • Frank Peavey, Peavey Elevator Company
  • Will Cargill and John MacMillan, W.W. Cargill Company
  • Foreword
  • William Worrall Mayo, William Mayo, and Charles Mayo, Mayo Clinic
  • Harvey Fuller, H.B. Fuller Company
  • James J. Hill, Great Northern Railway
  • Leonidas Merritt, Mountain Iron Company
  • Richard Hankinson, Northwestern Telephone
  • [pt. 3].
  • Seizing opportunity (1890-1915)
  • Theodore Hamm, Theodore Hamm Brewing Company
  • Hans Andersen, Andersen Windows
  • Sister Antonia McHugh, College of St. Catherine
  • Marilyn Carlson Nelson
  • William McKnight, 3M (Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company)
  • Charles Beckman, Red Wing Shoe Company
  • Henry Marison Byllesby, Northern States Power
  • George Draper Dayton, Dayton's Department Store
  • [pt. 4].
  • Surviving and thriving (1915-1940)
  • Merritt Osborn, Economics Laboratory
  • John Brandt, Land O'Lakes
  • Jacob Aall Otteson Preus and Herman Ekern, Lutheran Brotherhood
  • Carl Wickman, Greyhound Bus Company
  • Acknowledgments
  • Colonel Lewis Brittin, Northwest Airways, Inc.
  • Curt Carlson, Carlson Companies, Inc.
  • [pt. 5].
  • Building on talent (1940-1965)
  • Sister Elizabeth Kenny, Sister Kenny Institute
  • William Norris, Control Data Corporation
  • Earl Bakken, Medtronic
  • Jeno Paulucci, Chun King
  • Rose Totino, Totino's
  • Marvin Schwan, Schwan's -- g [pt. 6].
  • Prologue
  • Growing the business (1965-2000)
  • Joel Ronning, Digital River, Inc.
  • Richard Schulze, Best Buy Company, Inc.
  • Leeann Chin, Leeann Chin, Inc.
  • Jimmy Jam Harris and Terry Lewis, Flyte Tyme Records
  • Glen Taylor, Taylor Corporation
  • [pt. 7].
  • Conclusion : In a Pig's Eye
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • [pt. 1].
  • Pioneering spirit (1849-1865)
  • James Madison Goodhue, Minnesota pioneer
  • Jane Grey Swisshelm, St. Cloud Democrat
Control code
560187259
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 178 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816642199
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttnrrfr
  • 3a9d6f7d-ac39-42be-a0b5-58276d043963
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560187259
Label
Enterprising Minnesotans : 150 years of business pioneers, Stephen George ; foreword by Marilyn Carlson Nelson
Publication
Note
"Published in cooperation with the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies at the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • John Quincy Adam, Appeal
  • Alexander Wilkin, St. Paul Mutual Insurance Company
  • Alexander Hartman, Duluth Electric Company
  • [pt. 2].
  • Betting on the future (1865-1890)
  • Frederick Weyerhaeuser, Weyerhaeuser Company
  • Cadwallader Washburn, Washburn-Crosby Company
  • Charles Pillsbury, C.A. Pillsbury and Company
  • Frank Peavey, Peavey Elevator Company
  • Will Cargill and John MacMillan, W.W. Cargill Company
  • Foreword
  • William Worrall Mayo, William Mayo, and Charles Mayo, Mayo Clinic
  • Harvey Fuller, H.B. Fuller Company
  • James J. Hill, Great Northern Railway
  • Leonidas Merritt, Mountain Iron Company
  • Richard Hankinson, Northwestern Telephone
  • [pt. 3].
  • Seizing opportunity (1890-1915)
  • Theodore Hamm, Theodore Hamm Brewing Company
  • Hans Andersen, Andersen Windows
  • Sister Antonia McHugh, College of St. Catherine
  • Marilyn Carlson Nelson
  • William McKnight, 3M (Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company)
  • Charles Beckman, Red Wing Shoe Company
  • Henry Marison Byllesby, Northern States Power
  • George Draper Dayton, Dayton's Department Store
  • [pt. 4].
  • Surviving and thriving (1915-1940)
  • Merritt Osborn, Economics Laboratory
  • John Brandt, Land O'Lakes
  • Jacob Aall Otteson Preus and Herman Ekern, Lutheran Brotherhood
  • Carl Wickman, Greyhound Bus Company
  • Acknowledgments
  • Colonel Lewis Brittin, Northwest Airways, Inc.
  • Curt Carlson, Carlson Companies, Inc.
  • [pt. 5].
  • Building on talent (1940-1965)
  • Sister Elizabeth Kenny, Sister Kenny Institute
  • William Norris, Control Data Corporation
  • Earl Bakken, Medtronic
  • Jeno Paulucci, Chun King
  • Rose Totino, Totino's
  • Marvin Schwan, Schwan's -- g [pt. 6].
  • Prologue
  • Growing the business (1965-2000)
  • Joel Ronning, Digital River, Inc.
  • Richard Schulze, Best Buy Company, Inc.
  • Leeann Chin, Leeann Chin, Inc.
  • Jimmy Jam Harris and Terry Lewis, Flyte Tyme Records
  • Glen Taylor, Taylor Corporation
  • [pt. 7].
  • Conclusion : In a Pig's Eye
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • [pt. 1].
  • Pioneering spirit (1849-1865)
  • James Madison Goodhue, Minnesota pioneer
  • Jane Grey Swisshelm, St. Cloud Democrat
Control code
560187259
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 178 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816642199
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttnrrfr
  • 3a9d6f7d-ac39-42be-a0b5-58276d043963
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560187259

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